Oct 30, 2012 10:00pm PDT
when president bush the first was running for re-election against bill clinton. did his handling of that storm in any way affect the elections' outcome. of course, for the record, bush lost. >> well, you know, the difference is that was in august of '92. and it did hurt him because the democrats had a couple of months to start saying he did not do enough. people in florida were quite livid about bush in '92. of course, he loses to al gore. but there are other factors. ross perot running and getting 19% on the fact that he had -- read my lips, no new taxes. the economic woes of that year. but nevertheless, his inaction of andrew was noticeable and in 2005, you know, george w. bush asked president his flyover of katrina got people very, very angry. in many ways, it hurt the republican party in 2008 along with the war in iraq and the economic crisis of '08, it was sort of the third horseman of the woes that w brought on the country that he didn't seem to care enough during the time of the katrina disaster. >> jennifer: you wrote about this in the great deluge. you wrote after katrina t
Nov 2, 2012 4:00pm PDT
are people going to get that through their head. one guy who knows that, bill clinton. >> what new ideas do we bring to washington? i always bring an one-word answer--arithmetic. >> cenk: how about stock market. that's where the job creators are, under the democratic parties, since 1913, 12% growth under democrats 5% growth under republicans. obama certainly didn't do that. wrong! 12.3%, better than the democratic average. who do we have in the ad? is that the g.o.p. in the middle of the ring? it's math, math the elbow of the day. it's devastating for the republicans. they hate math and science. they're always looking around for that. monday and tuesday, i don't know if you know this, the election is coming!